I ride a 2020. It’s no knockoff. I think it is a serious upgrade just for the suspension if nothing else. I think the factory was probably addressing feedback from the markets with some of these changes.
I’m not knocking The pre-20s. I considered getting one, they looked great… but the 2020 swayed me.
1. Things like Allen fasteners vs torx mea…[Read more]
2020 Vitpilen also has it passing underneath. I suspect this is due to the additional catalyst in the 2020 exhaust: meaning the 2019 exhaust does not meet new emissions somewhere in the world, likely California, which not only has endemic smog issues and therefore the strictest emission standards, but is also one of the largest motorcycle markets…[Read more]
1967 R50-2 replied to the topic Would you be interested in Carbon fiber parts for your Vit? in the forum Vitpilen 401 Parts & Accessories 3 months, 2 weeks ago
In short: Possibly. I would be interested in:
1. CF replacements for the 2020 body panels.
2. A CF replacement for the rear hugger/license plate holder. The entire assembly. This alone would probably save 10lbs, but I’m sure the cost would be astronomical, and the same effect could be achieved by…
3. …A CF copy of the 2020 husqvarna tail t…[Read more]